[ per-uh-noo-klee-er, -nyoo- or, by metathesis, -kyuh-ler ]
/ ˌpɛr əˈnu kli ər, -ˈnyu- or, by metathesis, -kyə lər /
adjective Cell Biology.
situated near or occurring around the nucleus.
pertaining to the narrow space between the inner and outer layers of the nuclear membrane.
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Example sentences from the Web for perinuclear
We cannot regard the perinuclear green granules, described by Neusser in the polynuclear cells, as pre-existing.Histology of the Blood|Paul Ehrlich
The protoplasmic rays still take their origin from the perinuclear protoplasm.The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume II (of 4)|Francis Maitland Balfour